MARKET PULSE-Barnes & Noble, Apple, Hertz, Intel, Affymax, 3D Systems
Feb 25 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Monday:
U.S. STOCK INDEX FUTURES POINT TO FLAT TO HIGHER OPEN
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a mixed open on Wall Street on Monday, with futures for the S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 up 0.1 and 0.2 percent respectively by 0856 GMT, while those for Dow Jones were steady.
** APPLE INC, Friday close $450.81, up 1 pct premarket
A U.S. judge handed outspoken hedge fund manager David Einhorn a victory in his battle with Apple on Friday, blocking the iPhone maker from moving forward with a shareholder vote on a controversial proposal to limit the company's ability to issue preferred stock. Continued...